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Federal Acquisition Regulations.
Health and Human Service Acquisition Regulation.
Federal government's home for comprehensive environmental stewardship and compliance assistance information.
- Federal Acquisition Circular
Electronic Request for Quote (RFQ) / Request for Proposal (RFP)
- GSA eBuy
General Services Administration Electronic Request for Quote (RFQ) / Request for Proposal (RFP) system.
- Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps)
Government Point of Entry for Federal Opportunities.
NIH Information Technology GWAC.
NASA Information Technology GWAC.
- HHS Acquisition Workforce Planning and Certification
Career Planning for acquisition workforce, including information on FAC-C (Contract Specialist) and FAC-P/PM (Project Manager) certifications.
Defense Acquisition University.
- HHS Learning Portal
HHS online training resource.
- Section 508
Information and Training on Section 508.
Small and Disadvantage Business Utilization
- HHS Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU)
- Dynamic Small Business Search Site
Search tool to research vendors under different socio-economic programs.
- Vetbiz (SDVOSB search engine)
Search tool to research Veteran owned business.
- Small Business Size Standards
Established numerical definitions, or "size standards," for all for-profit industries that represent the largest size that a business may be to remain classified as a small business concern, as defined by the SBA.
Other Helpful Links
The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is the standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy.
UFMS (Unified Financial Management System) is a business management tool that will provide relevant, reliable and timely information to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of financial, business and operational functions.
- Contractor Performance Assessment Reporting System (CPARS)
A web based contractor rating system, CPAR’s assesses a contractor's performance and provides a record, both positive and negative, on a given contractor during a specific period of time
- Annual Conference Reporting